Accession Number:

AD0867357

Title:

Arctic Environmental Test of Body Armor and Helmets

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on materiel test procedure

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-11-28

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The report describes test methods and techniques for evaluating the performance and characteristics of body armor and helmets under arctic winter environmental conditions, relative to the requirements expressed in Qualitative Materiel Requirements, Small Development Requirements, or other applicable documentation containing design requirements. The end objective of testing is to ascertain whether the test item is suitable for military service use under arctic winter environmental conditions.

Subject Categories:

  • Armor
  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE